The Seagulls coach has grown accustomed to switch speak and is studying little into the newest spherical of rumours concerning a highly-rated defender
Jurgen Klopp is alleged to be weighing up his choices after seeing Virgil van Dijk dominated out with knee ligament harm.
Varied targets are reported to be within the Reds’ sights, with Napoli star Kalidou Koulibaly seeing transfer gossip resurface around him.
It might, nevertheless, be that Liverpool look nearer to house if they’re tempted into the following market, and White, who starred for Leeds on loan in 2019-20, could be a flexible and home-grown choice for these on Merseyside.
He would not come cheap, along with his inventory having soared on the again of a promotion-winning marketing campaign at Elland Highway, however Liverpool have proven that they’re ready to spend massive when required.
Potter is conscious of the hypothesis suggesting that the Seagulls ought to brace themselves for bids, however he’s studying little into what’s merely gossip at this stage.
The Brighton boss advised reporters when quizzed on the White rumours: “I feel it’s a bit prefer it was at first of the season – all kinds of speak about he’s doing this, he’s doing that, and it’s generated by outdoors, by outdoors of our management actually.
“It’s a part of the soccer noise. The switch window closed final week and we’re already having conversations round switch hypothesis, it’s simply the best way it’s.
“I do know he’s level-headed sufficient to not let it have an effect on him.
“I feel at this degree it’s a must to know it’s a part of the territory, it’s a part of the job of being a footballer, a part of what it’s a must to take care of.
“Constantly all he has achieved is simply get on along with his soccer, all he has achieved has come into coaching, be skilled, tried his greatest and tried to play soccer. I’ve no issues about Ben.”
Pressed particularly on the £50m price ticket that has been mooted, Potter added: “I haven’t heard something.”
Brighton are below no stress to half with White as they tied him to a brand new four-year contract in September and take into account him to have a number one function to play of their current and future.